Who We Are

Gainesville Compost does bike powered food waste diversion for restaurants & residents and turns kitchen waste into garden soil products.

Photo Credit: Kelsey Grentzer

How We Can Help

Home Food Waste Diversion

Bike-powered kitchen waste collection for your home or apartment. A 5-gallon green bin collected from your doorstep each week.

Commercial Food Waste Diversion

Bike-powered kitchen waste diversion for your business or organization, with weekly data reports. Choose container size & quantity.

Garden Products & Services

Help your garden grow with Soil Food garden amendments, made from local kitchen waste diverted with bicycle power.

News & Blog

Flash Fall Sale: All Soil Food 40% Off TODAY ONLY!

Get your fall garden going with Gainesville Compost Wednesday, August 27, 2014 — Today only get 40% off any Gainesville Compost Soil Food garden amendment. The 40% off coupon below expires tonight. Code: DIRTCHEAP (Shop Now) (If you’re at the market, simply mention this sale to get the discount.) Your buying options: Purchase in person […]

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After BioCycle feature & successful Kickstarter, Carter’s Compost to team up on trailers with The Bike Composters

It brought new meaning to the word “BioCycle” when two bike-powered composting initiatives appeared alongside each other in the March/April edition of BioCycle magazine. In the issue, we had the privilege to share the pages with Carter’s Compost, a fellow bike-powered composting program in Traverse City, Michigan. Read our March/April 2014 BioCycle feature: “Entrepreneurs See […]

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Gainesville Compost Bike Crew Opening [We're Hiring!]

As a Gainesville Compost Bike Crew Member, you’ll help move food waste away from the landfill and toward our Pedal Powered Community Compost Network using your bicycle and a Kanner Karts bicycle trailer. Bike Crew Members are the backbone of the Gainesville Compost kitchen waste diversion service for restaurants and residents. Character & Experience We’d […]

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